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Starbucks commits to give more than it takes from the planet, and ditch disposable cups 21.1.2020 GreenBiz.com
To become "resource positive," the coffee colossus seeks to shift toward circularity, including reusable packaging.
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Starbucks commits to give more than it takes from the planet, and ditch disposable cups for good 21.1.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
To become "resource positive," the coffee colossus seeks to shift toward circularity, including reusable packaging.
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Trying to measure circularity? Here are some tools to consider 20.1.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The development of specific and actionable metrics at the systems, business and product levels will be a key accelerator for scale.
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$13 trillion: China's expected construction spending by 2030. Will some go to zero carbon buildings? 6.11.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
This article originally appeared on WRI Insights.China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom.
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Buildings Are an Ideal but Overlooked Climate Solution 4.11.2019 WRI Stories
Buildings Are an Ideal but Overlooked Climate Solution Comments|Add Comment|Print In her speech before the United Nations in September 2019, Greta Thunberg called out the assembled world leaders for their stubborn adherence to the status quo in the face of an escalating climate crisis. "How dare you pretend that this can be solved with just business as usual?" she said. Perhaps no sector better illustrates this need to do more than the buildings sector. The International Energy Agency... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Buildings Are an Ideal But Overlooked Climate Solution 4.11.2019 THE CITY FIX
In her speech before the United Nations in September 2019, Greta Thunberg called out the assembled world leaders for their stubborn adherence to the status quo in the face of an escalating climate crisis. “How dare you pretend that this ...
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Green Seal at 30: What we’ve learned 4.11.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Seven things you should know about ecolabeling.
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How the cleanest U.S. cities are progressing toward zero carbon 23.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
This article originally appeared on MeetingoftheMinds.org.
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RELEASE: WRI Joins Zero Carbon Buildings for All Initiative Launched at UN Climate Action Summit 24.9.2019 WRI Stories
RELEASE: WRI Joins Zero Carbon Buildings for All Initiative Launched at UN Climate Action Summit Developing and industrialized countries commit to decarbonize their building sector to achieve massive CO2 reductions. NEW YORK (September 23, 2019) — All buildings must be net zero carbon by 2050 to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, but fewer than 1% of buildings are today. Zero Carbon Buildings for All, a multi-partner global initiative endorsed by the UN Secretary General, was announced at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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The big swing we need to mainstream sustainability 23.9.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Concentrating on culture, and the "who" of sustainable change, not just the "what," should be a bigger part of your portfolio.
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China is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? 17.9.2019 THE CITY FIX
China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom. The country has the largest buildings market in the world, making up 20% oconstruction investment$13 trillion on buildings by 2030 This unprecedented level of construction has tremendous implications ‒ not just ...
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China Is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? 17.9.2019 WRI Stories
China Is Investing $13 Trillion in Construction. Will It Pursue Zero Carbon Buildings? Comments|Add Comment|PrintGuangzhou’s Pearl River Tower, the first zero carbon building in China. Photo by Brad Wilkins/Creative Commons. */ China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom. The country has the largest buildings market in the world, making up 20% of all construction investment globally. And it’s only set to grow: China is expected to spend nearly $13 trillion on buildings by 2030. This... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Teenager Uses Her Jiujitsu Skills to Fight Off, Floor Knifeman: 'We're Taught How to Defend Ourselves' 5.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"He was shouting to let him go and he would run off," the schoolgirl said.
Living homes for all 16.8.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Can we transform the durability, healthy and sustainability afforable housing?
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World's Thinnest Gold Just Two Atoms Thick Created by Scientists 6.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The material is considered to be two-dimensional because all of the atoms—which are laid out in two layers, one on top of the other—are surface atoms.
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Stepping into the sun: A mission to bring solar energy to communities of color 23.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Solar energy has taken off across the U.S. As an African American working in the industry, Jason Carney wants to make sure minority communities don't miss out on the energy savings or the green jobs.
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Manchester United vs. Inter Milan: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Team News and Latest Odds 20.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
United's preseason tour moves from Australia to Singapore, with a game against Inter Milan on Saturday.
Manchester United vs. Leeds United: Where to Watch, Live Stream, Team News and Latest Odds 17.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Two of English soccer's fiercest rivals cross paths in a preseason friendly in Australia as both teams continue their preparations.
Trump Says Sexual Assault Accuser E. Jean Carroll Is 'Not His Type,' Carroll Responds 25.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I love that. I am SO glad I'm not his type. I'm so glad."
Meet Lindsay Baker, WeWork's first global sustainability leader 12.6.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
The company that attracted headlines for eliminating spending on meat seeks a global approach to climate goals.
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